Andrew Wilford

Andrew Wilford is a policy analyst at the National Taxpayers Union Foundation and a Young Voices advocate. Follow him on Twitter @PolicyWilford.

No, Rich Americans Don’t Pay Lower Tax Rates Than Poor Americans Do

The most recent CBO data shows that the wealthiest 1 percent pay an average effective rate of 33.3 percent in federal taxes, while the bottom 20 percent pay just 1.7 percent.

Trading Tax Breaks For Amazon’s New HQ Is Just Another Form Of Corporate Welfare

Amazon’s ability to secure special incentives provides a useful case study in how corporations hurt people in the name of ‘job creation.’